How to Submit

The Revise & Resub (#RevPit) Annual Contest is open to completed, unpublished, fiction manuscripts ONLY. By entering, you have the chance to win 5 weeks of editing of your full manuscript. Your manuscript should be polished and beta-reader tested before submission. Only one submission per entrant.

Once you have your manuscript and query letter ready to go, you’ll come here and click the link to our Submittable page. Submittable does require writers to sign up for an account, but the account is free.

Please make sure you use the correct email address to create your account. This is the only way editors will be able to contact you regarding your submission materials.

The link will become active on April 6th, 2019 at 9:00am EST and remain open until 11:59pm on April 7th, 2019.

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Step 1: Browse the participating editor bios and select your top TWO choices and ONE alternate.

Step 2: Fill in the blanks with your personal info and query letter. Make sure your query includes:

Step 3: Answer the following questions in the provided space:

Step 4: Attach the first five double-spaced pages (approximately 1250-1500 words) of your manuscript.

Step 5: Have a synopsis and additional pages ready in case an editor requests more! Requests for additional materials may be made as early as the first day of the submission window.

Step 6: SUBMIT!

Eligibility Requirements:
Please note: If you are selected for Revise & Resub, your query and first five pages will be showcased on our website at the end of the contest. We want to be able to share your hard work with the world! Revised submissions will be showcased for three months and then removed from the site. After three months, or upon securing agent representation or a publishing contract, an author may request their submission be taken out of the showcase.

For extra help on putting together an awesome pitch, check out our sample query.